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1. A conceited, boastful person.
2. A selfish, self-centered person.

e′go·tis′tic, e′go·tis′ti·cal adj.
e′go·tis′ti·cal·ly adv.
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Adv.1.egotistically - in an egotistical manner; "he behaved egotistically"
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If every confectioner went buzzing about the world banging against everything that came in his way and egotistically calling upon everybody to take notice that he was going to his work and must not be interrupted, the world would be quite an unsupportable place.
Fund to be managed by a Foundation which he did not egotistically name after himself, despite the protests of some good-intentioned people who really didn't know the kind of
32) Or the conciliation between 'one' and 'many' could refer to the figure of the author, yielding as such two distinct interpretations: either the author seeing themselves reflected in their characters, or the author egotistically asserting the creation of those characters - the locus in the universe where the many become one, the Scholastic interpretation of the Bible reminds us, is God.
For example, perhaps we left our last body in shock, such as suddenly dying in a war or drowning in water/the ocean, or being completely shamed and humiliated, falling off the pedestal we may have egotistically thought ourselves to be on.
Max Stirner's chapter focuses on loving egotistically.
As a child he is moody, needlessly deceitful, and cruel towards his friends, egotistically oedipal towards his father, violent, and self-despising:
As the cultured, bookish, egotistically self-hating Lenny lives out his three-point plan to seduce Eunice using a Chekhov novella as his guide, the shallowness of Eunice's world--all social networking, personal rating, credit ranking and clothes buying--is laid bare, just as she is, first through her obsession with revealing underwear and then through the peeling away of her onionskin jeans with their 'rigid, empty skins' (Super Sad, p207).
The imagination is the ground of the personality, establishing the degree to which each person is morally compatible or egotistically inconstant.
According to Zver, this was a very strong message to European politicians, particularly bearing in mind that Europe has recently acted very egotistically to Macedonia and the other Balkan countries, telling them that the Union has to consolidate itself first before admitting any new members.
While an egoist (someone who always acts to maximize his self-interest) might behave egotistically, or display vanity, he might well not.
This is when a man reaches a point mentally, egotistically and emotionally where he passionately hates women," said Currie, who is the top Men's Dating Advice columnist on The Examiner.
Charles Spencer, writing for The Telegraph, said: "I have seen duller and worse acted Hamlets, but none in which a director seemed so implacably and egotistically intent on twisting the play to his own dubious ends.